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Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS released

Fri, 2016-07-22 21:36
Ubuntu 16.04 is a LTS version of Ubuntu.Now Ubuntu team has announced the release of it's first point release,Ubuntu 16.04.1.This first point release includes many updates containing bug fixes and fixing security issues as well.

UK employers still reluctant to hire recent CompSci grads

Fri, 2016-07-22 20:10
Even social studies graduates have better job prospectsComputer science graduates continue to top the UK's higher education unemployment rankings, according to the latest figures compiled by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA).…

How I use Linux for theoretical physics

Fri, 2016-07-22 18:45
In 2008, I started studying physics and got in contact with Linux, since a bunch of people used it for data analysis and simulations. Comprehension came fast and easy with such people around, and I was strongly encouraged to get things done with Linux. I installed Ubuntu on my notebook, and soon got familiar with Bash and the standard tools.read more

Just As We Warned: A Chinese Tech Giant Goes On The Patent Attack -- In East Texas

Fri, 2016-07-22 17:19
Techdirt has been warning for years that the West's repeated demands for China to "respect" patents could backfire badly. In 2010, Mike pointed out that Chinese companies were starting to amass huge patent portfolios, which were soon used as weapons against foreign firms operating in China, most notably Apple.

Nextcloud 10 beta includes two-factor authentication security

Fri, 2016-07-22 15:53
The ownCloud infrastructure-as-a-service cloud fork, Nextcloud, is charging forward with new features.

Preventing the next Heartbleed and making FOSS more secure

Fri, 2016-07-22 14:27
David Wheeler is a long-time leader in advising and working with the U.S. government on issues related to open source software. His personal webpage is a frequently cited source on open standards, open source software, and computer security. David is leading a new project, the CII Best Practices Badging project, which is part of the Linux Foundation's Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) for strengthening the security of open source software.read more

Blockstream Has No Patents, But Pledges Not to Sue Using Patent

Fri, 2016-07-22 13:01
Blockstream says that it comes in peace when it comes to software patents, which triggers speculations about coming Blockchain patent wars

Rugged mini-ITX based box-PC goes all out on expansion

Fri, 2016-07-22 11:36
Portwell’s rugged, fanless “WEBS-35C3” box-PC offers 6th Gen Intel Core CPUs, triple display and 4K video, and expands via mini-PCIe, PCIe, PCI, and M.2. The WEBS-35C3 is based on Portwell’s WADE-8017 Mini-ITX board, which runs on the latest, 14nm-fabricated 6th Gen Intel Core (“Skylake”) processors with LGA1151 socket and Intel Q170 chipset. Applications include kiosk, […]

Blogging Tips – 5 Essentials To Start Blogging As A Career

Fri, 2016-07-22 10:10
We have seen how blogging has changed lives of millions of people. All they came up with the correct start, a purpose of blogging, right tools and most importantly, skills. I believe that with some plannings, anyone can become a successful blogger.

10 Essential Skills for Novice, Junior and Senior SysAdmins

Fri, 2016-07-22 08:44
Here are 10 essentials at each level in the evolution of systems administrators, gleaned from The Linux Foundation, LISA’s list, job descriptions and sources such as analyst Victor Janulaitis at Janco Associates.

Get started with MongoDB on IBM Power Systems running Linux

Fri, 2016-07-22 07:18
MongoDB on IBM Power Systems running Linux is an ideal solution for managing big data workloads. Learn how to install MongoDB and begin using it with your application and data set today.

The patented “superformula” that could cause a legal headache for No Man’s Sky

Fri, 2016-07-22 05:53
With No Man's Sky's highly anticipated release just weeks away, a Dutch company is objecting to the game's alleged use of a patented "superformula" to generate landscapes and terrain.

Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu Edition Review - The King of All Ubuntu Phones

Fri, 2016-07-22 04:27
The time has come for us to take a look at the best handset powered by Canonical's Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system that you can buy right now, the Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu Edition.

Manage Mageia System through URPMI Package Manager utility

Fri, 2016-07-22 03:30
URPMI is Mageia’s command line tool for managing packages and repositories (media). It’s powerful command-line tool which is used to automatically download and install new software packages, upgrade existing software packages, update the package list index, and to upgrade the entire Mageia system. urpmi handles dependencies automatically (checks and resolves dependencies).

Bay Trail and Braswell COMs tap new Qseven 2.1 spec

Fri, 2016-07-22 02:32
Advantech’s Linux-friendly SOM-3567 and SOM-3568 COMS offer Intel Bay Trail and Braswell chips, respectively, and adopt the Qseven 2.1 form factor.


Fri, 2016-07-22 01:35
SUSE Manager is a open-source IT management solution with a centralized consolefor managing multiple Linux distributions, hardware platforms (x86, IBM PowerSystems and z Systems),

GNS3 - Emulating Network Infrastructure on Debian 8.2

Fri, 2016-07-22 00:38
In this tutorial, I will show you the basis to install and operate this software. The GNS3 version that will be used in this tutorial is the 1.5.1, on a Debian 8.2 (Jessie) system. GNS3 (Graphical Network System 3) is an emulation software that let's you see the interaction of network devices in a network topology.

In Search of a Linux iTunes Replacement

Thu, 2016-07-21 23:41
In this week's installment, our resident Linux newb goes on the prowl with one thought in mind: To find the best-of-breed FOSS music player for GNU/Linux.

7 Differences Between Linux and Windows: User Expectations

Thu, 2016-07-21 22:44
When I was a boy, I imagined that other languages were codes, whose words had a one-to-one correspondence to English. In the same way, many Windows users expect Linux to be an exact equivalent.

Opera browser sold to a Chinese consortium for $600 million

Thu, 2016-07-21 21:47
A Chinese consortium is buying Opera.